Does Chicken Soup Really Help Fight a Cold? - PIH Health - Whittier, CA

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Published on March 09, 2018

Does Chicken Soup Really Help Fight a Cold?

Photo of a bowl of chicken soupCNN.com - Drinking the warm broth in chicken soup is a good way to sooth a sore throat; but whether it actually helps fight a cold is what experts are now trying to learn. Kiumars Saketkhoo MD, a pulmonologist and intensivist at PIH Health, gives his insight on the benefits of chicken soup, according to a study he performed 40 years ago.